Teapot and Cover

Chinese export
late 18th century


Object Place: East Asia, China for export

Dimensions

10.2 x 15.3 cm (4 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

1982.101a-b

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Soft-paste porcelain? Spherical with two large, eight small low relief floral bouquets, molded bird/ phoenix head spout, scale-moded handle, domed cover with fruit finial; underglaze blue cell border on cover and shoulder, on knop, handle and spout, double ring on foot; brown luster on spout lip and edge of cover. Unmarked.

Credit Line

Bequest of Janet M. Wolfson